Skip to main content

tv   Today in the Bay  NBC  September 30, 2012 7:00am-8:00am PDT

7:00 am
good morning. i'm kris sanchez. a deadly brawl in the south bay. the latest on the uptick in violent crime and a search for suspects. mayor's office targeted as an arson investigation becomes a federal domestic terrorism case. >> this is "today in the bay." good morning to you. looking live at the transamerica building there in san francisco and some fog in the distance. it belies what is going to happen later today. i'm kris sanchez along with meteorologist rob mayeda. this is the last sunday of september. it's not going to feel like fall. >> officially it is fall.
7:01 am
if you're in the valleys today, you won't believe it. it will warm up quite a bit. this morning it's chilly. look at the north bay. mid 40s this morning. some spots out by santa rosa may warm by 45 degrees by this afternoon. for the coast and san francisco, patchy fog. look at the wind inland. fairfield and livermore have not seen that in a while. it's shutting down the air conditioning today. temperatures will rebound quite a bit despite a chilly start to the morning. mid to upper 90s inland. closer to 90 in san jose. san francisco and oakland, 70s and some 80s. so we're starting to warm up today. tomorrow does look even hotter. a full look at that in the forecast coming up in just a few minutes. >> thank you very much, rob. we begin this morning with a developing story in san jose where a man is dead after a street fight. san jose police say they found the man on monterey highway near bernal around 1:00 this morning. he was rushed to a nearby hospital but was pronounced dead. it's unclear how that man died. we do know police are searching
7:02 am
for suspects. new this morning, police still searching for the weapon used to stab a san leandro man in the chest overnight. police say the weapon is sharp and perhaps an ice pick. officers say the 57-year-old man was stabbed inside his own apartment on fargo avenue near washington avenue around 1:00 this morning. the victim was able to tell police his attacker's name. a short time later police spotted the man driving his suburban in oakland. police say that he tried to flee but was eventually arrested at foothill boulevard and stanley avenue after a short chase. that stabbing victim is expected to survive. federal agents are stepping in to investigate a fire in vallejo that would be a case of domestic terrorism. it burned the offices of the city's mayor. investigators are trying to figure out who might want to target that mayor and why.
7:03 am
>> when vallejo mayor saw the magnitude of the damage to the law office he shares with attorney michael thompson, he couldn't help but shed a few tears. the fire was reported at about 1:30 saturday morning at the small office building just across from the solano county superior court. they believe someone set the fire intentionally. >> suspicious fire at this time. it's under investigation. we hopefully will have more information in the coming days. >> vallejo police said the same building has been targeted by vandals in the past few months who have thrown rocks through windows. and while investigators search for a motive for the fire, they say they're now looking at all of the possibilities including if mayor davis has any political enemies who would want to target him. >> the fact that it involves the mayor of vallejo and the fact that he's a high profile figure
7:04 am
in the city could be classified as a form of domestic terrorism. >> police say it's also possible the attorney who shares the office, michael thompson, could have been the target. both men are high profile figures in the community, which is why police say they're asking for help from the fbi. investigators say surveillance footage from cameras at the courthouse across the street could help them figure out who set the fire. >> we're in the process of evaluating those cameras and video footage from those cameras to determine if there's any evidentiary value. >> and police won't say if they have suspects in custody at this point but he they asking for the public's help. if you saw anything suspicious last night, you are asked to call police. in san jose, a warehouse is now reduced to a pile of rubble as investigators try to figure out the cause of a fast moving fire there. dozens of firefighters worked for hours to put out that fire on saturday afternoon near the
7:05 am
intersection of heading and pent street. the warehouse was abandoned some time ago so the danger was to a nearby apartment building. the wind was blowing sparks in that direction but fortunately nothing was sparked and no one was hurt. pg&e is blaming a squirrel for knocking out power to some 11,000 homes and businesses in the oakland and berkeley hills saturday afternoon. it was about 5:00 when the squirrel somehow got into some equipment at a pg&e substation and caused the outage. it took crews an hour and a half to restore power and then pg&e had to shut power down again for about 20 minutes at 8:00 to make another repair. pg&e says that the squirrel that caused all of the trouble did not survive. owners of a car room in san jose are suing the city. the city permit process pushed back the grand opening four
7:06 am
months. the owners are seeking more than $10,000 in damages. they say the city attorney calls the claim "unfortunate." still ahead on "today in the bay," inside attack. another afghan officer turns on his american allies. the latest on the disturbing trend overseas just ahead. plus, gone with the wind. we'll show you the powerful gusts that lifted cars from a parking lot just ahead. looking live at the hp
7:07 am
[ woman ] dear chex cereal,
7:08 am
i've never written a fan letter before, but you've done what i thought was impossible: you made good-for-you, gluten-free cereals in a whole bunch of yummy flavors. cinnamon chex and honey nut chex are two of our favorites. when my husband rob found the chocolate one, we were in cereal heaven. the only problem is, with so many great flavors you're making it very hard to choose. so thanks. from your fans, the mcgregor family. 'cause we love chex. [ male announcer ] love chex? connect with us on facebook. good morning. looking live at sunol on what is going to be the last day of
7:09 am
september -- the last sunday of september but we are expecting a blast of heat before things start to cool down. we'll check with rob in just a little bit. new this morning, inside attack. at least four people including two americans are dead after an afghan soldier turned himself on his allies. the shooting happened at an afghan army checkpoint just outside a joint u.s. afghan base in wardak province. afghan soldiers and police and militants wearing uniforms have gunned down more than 50 foreign troops so far this year. the youngest prisoner held at the u.s. guantanamo prison is waking up in canada this morning. the 26 year old was transferred overnight from cuba to his native canada. he will serve out the remainder of his eight-year sentence there. he was captured in afghanistan back in 2002. prosecutors say he was involved in a firefight which resulted in
7:10 am
the death of a u.s. soldier. he pled guilty at a 2010 military trial. he was the youngest prisoner and last from the western world. this morning iranian newspapers say tehran plans to create its own search engine and e-mail service. the move comes after the country considers lifting a ban on gmail. google's search engine is still available. they say they want to launch their own censored version of the internet to curb western influence. still ahead on "today in the bay," messing with texas. an overnight quake with an unlikely epicenter just ahead and video of a car lifted by a powerful gust coming up. >> pretty wild conditions there across the pacific. here it is the lack of sea breeze or any wind that's going to lead to warming around the bay area today. we'll talk about 90s in your forecast when we come right back.
7:11 am
have you heard of the new dialing procedure for the 408 and 669 area codes? no, what is it? starting october 20, 2012, if you have a 408 or 669 number, you'll need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number for all calls. o.k., but what if i have an 408 number and i'm calling a 408 number? you'll still need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number. so when in doubt, dial it out!
7:12 am
7:13 am
new this morning, powerful winds from typhoon lifted this car yesterday. the island was hit hard by gusts recorded at more than 100 miles per hour. at least 50 people are hurt. most of the cities there are still without power. the typhoon is expected to hit tokyo later tonight. dallas, texas, shaken overnight by a couple of small earthquakes. a magnitude 3.4 quake rattled two miles north of the dallas suburb of irving followed then by a smaller 3.1 quake. they're not super big. there's no report of damage or injuries but the dallas-ft. worth airport continued operations without any destruction and people that live in the area say they were pretty shocked. >> almost like a wall true the
7:14 am
floor. i left california. i'm done with earthquakes. it was in the 1990s san francisco earthquake and 1994 north ridge earthquake. i felt like earthquakes have been following me. here i am in texas. >> shaking would be felt 15 to 20 miles away from the epicenter. an elderly woman is lucky to be alive after bystanders saved her life. take a look at the home video of the woman who somehow lost control of her car and ended up in a harbor in portland, maine, back on friday. several people plunged into the chilly water to rescue her including police and firefighters who happened to be nearby. paramedics used ropes to bring the driver and everyone else to safety. >> without efforts of bystanders and police officers, it might have been a different outcome. >> the 84-year-old driver was badly hurt but police say she is in stable condition. the cause of the crash is still under investigation. let's check in with rob mayeda
7:15 am
who has a look at a forecast that is pretty hot for today. >> one of those weird days throughout the bay area where some places are waking up to the low to mid 40s but have a chance to get close to 90 by the afternoon. here's the gorgeous view from foster city camera looking out across the bay. notice absence of low clouds. haven't spilled in across the entire bay area this morning unlike yesterday and as that marine layer continues to compress, we'll see temperatures climbing quite a bit in the inland valleys. temperatures right now 40s and 50s outside. santa rosa down to 44 degrees this morning. it's been chilly there. 45 in novato. about 53 in san francisco. oakland, 48 degrees. look at the winds inland. you can see not much of a breeze at all around fairfield and livermore so despite chilly start afternoon temperatures in the inland valleys warming quickly. mid to upper 90s inland. tomorrow warmer. we'll start the day warmer. it's like a running start to the temperatures and we'll see
7:16 am
things starting to cool by midweek. some patchy, thick fog in a few spots around the coast. spare the air alert for inland valleys today as winds back off and that high pressure acts like a lid on top of the bay area. we don't get air pollution to mix out or head out to sacramento. air quality will be an issue today. may see another spare the air alert for tomorrow. satellite radar view shows you that things have cleared out. high pressure building in reaching maximum strength in the next 36 hours. underneath the dome of high pressure, marine layer which kept things comfortable yesterday will get squished down during the day today. some 90s across inland valleys today and by tomorrow we could get close to some above 100-degree temperatures toward the tri-valley. notice lack of clouds on the coast. we have them there now. through the afternoon we should see north winds helping to mix in drier air and break up clouds and led to warming around the bay area close to 90 in san
7:17 am
jose. hottest places in the bay area, sunol, pleasanton, numbers upper 90s. mid 90s around dublin. toward oakland, temperatures in the low 80s for afternoon. should be 70s around san francisco. 70s and 80s around the peninsula. upper 80s to near 90 in parts of the north bay today. we'll see temperatures warming up a couple more degrees tomorrow and this mini heat spell breaks on wednesday. you'll see cooling temperatures. here's the interesting part. friday into saturday big cooldown. we're talking about 30 degrees cooler in a few spots. may even see some mountain showers next weekend. if you like the heat. >> we are paying attention to next weekend's forecast because it's san jose rock 'n' roll half marathon. thousands of people will take to the seats for that annual event. it could make a difference between your personal best and your personal worst what you eat
7:18 am
before and after the event. thank you for joining us. >> you are a registered dietitian but a runner. you understand the importance of what to eat before and after. it can be a game changer. >> whether you are a performance athlete or just a recreational i want to get out there and do my first half marathon, sports nutrition is about what to eat and how much to eat before, during and after exercise which is key. this rock 'n' roll marathon is great place to really making sure that you're fueled well before but especially in that recovery phase that you feel great after the event. >> folks blow it after a big race. they do whatever they want to do. maybe that's okay. when you're training, you really do need to pay attention to the after, right? >> the after. i partnered with got chocolate milk and got milk because they focus on recovery. research has shown that
7:19 am
chocolate milk is a post-exercise recovery beverage as effective and more effective than some commercially engineered products. we rehydrate the body and bring in the perfect combination so you can run again tomorrow and wake up and go to work if you have to go to work after the marathon. >> you brought some of the other items in. the reason -- i remember during the olympics that torres said she drinks chocolate milk after her workout. >> low-fat chocolate milk has three to one of carbohydrates to protein and 90% water. a lot of athletes turn to real foods because they are increasingly wanting real foods
7:20 am
to recover and they've got kind of that right mix of proteins and carbs to refuel. >> you brought other items that you would recommend. they are real foods that you can feed to your kid if they're going to soccer practice. >> i'm a real food fan. at the race next week, everyone is going to be able to meet and get some chocolate milk because that's easy at the finish line. other things that people can think about are my favorite is the banana dog. you take it out. it's a banana. almond butter. it has that combination of carbohydrates and proteins and pb & j and cherries and walnuts, it's what the elite olympians did. they eat real food. >> thank you very much for coming in. if you are running the rock 'n' roll marathon, you should know it's next weekend, sunday october 7th. the finish line is on park avenue before plaza de cesac
7:21 am
chavez. kids just starting it sporting career sidelined forever. what every parent needs t know about concussions and why the youngest athletes have the greatest risk. [ female announcer ] you want family dinner to be special.
7:22 am
dad, we want pizza. you guys said tacos. [ female announcer ] it doesn't always work out that way. you know what? we're spending too much money on eating out anyway. honey, come look at this. [ female announcer ] my money map from wells fargo is a free online tool that helps you track your spending. so instead of having to deal with a tight budget, you could have a tighter family. ♪ wells fargo. together we'll go far. in deep red apples and in each golden bead. it blends into a perfect crunch you'll savor, giving us the most perfect lesson in flavor. nature valley, nature at its most delicious. crispy granola, layered with creamy peanut butter
7:23 am
or rich dark chocolate flavor. 90 calories. 100% natural. and nature...approves. granola thins. from nature valley. nature at its most delicious. concussions are an epidemic. according to the centers for disease control, studies show that 60% spike in athletes treated for traumatic brain injuries and now "today in the bay's" stephane pedrazzi reports that chief medical officer from 2012 olympic games is co-founding a bay area program to help kids keep from being sidelined permanently. >> reporter: this 16 year old is no stranger to concussions. it's the ones he doesn't remember that scare him and his family the most. >> the whole day was a blur. i don't remember much of it. >> reporter: he may not remember a brutal hit during a lacrosse
7:24 am
game last spring but his mom hill never forget. >> the guy hit him from underneath and he just fell back. he was out. >> reporter: the concussion sidelined vinny for eight months. >> he basically took it easy but not the kind of easy that maybe he should have. >> physical rest is just as important as mental rest in allowing the brain to recover. if we do that at the beginning, we're shortening the recovery and reducing the risk of longer term problems during the school year. >> i knew if i got one more bad one, i was pretty much done. >> reporter: that's exactly what happened when he returned to the lacrosse field this spring. >> i got hit from behind. i remember looking up from the ground after that and not remembering where i was and what happened. >> reporter: vinny and his family were told to permanently
7:25 am
retire from sports he loved, lacrosse and football. >> my dad took it hard. he was my coach. >> i had guilt. maybe i should have taken him out sooner. >> reporter: traumatic brain injuries rose from 153,000 in 2001 to 250,000 in 2009 and when it happens to young athletes, concussions can be even more dangerous. >> there are many developmental things that are occurring that make them more sensitive to injury and takes them longer to recover. >> reporter: as co-founder of the california concussion coalition, the organization is on a mission not to prevent concussions but educate parents, coaches and trainers about the symptoms which include headaches, dizziness, blurred vision, seeing stars and ringing ears. this 14 year old suffered her first concussion earlier this year during a soccer practice and she and her parents took immediate action giving her brain plenty of time to heal.
7:26 am
>> maybe a month and a half to come back to soccer because i had to wait until i had no headaches for five days. >> reporter: now back to playing socc soccer year-round. something vinny can't do anymore. >> i think it hit him as time started to go by and other guys were practicing and he wasn't. ♪ >> reporter: vinny is playing a different tune these days. with guitar. >> it's given me something that i'm passionate about other than sports. >> vinny comes from a family of athletes whose dad is a high school football coach, his older brother plays lacrosse for san jose state. we put a lot of updated information about concussions on our website at nbcbayarea.com. just do a search concussion. much more ahead on "today in the bay." armed with an ice pick. the search for a sharp weapon after an overnight stabbing in
7:27 am
the east bay. plus, a daughter ditched after doing mom's dirty work. we'll tell you where police tracked down a mom on the run after a south bay shoplifting spree just ahead. [ woman ] ring. ring.
7:28 am
progresso. your new light creamy potato with bacon & cheese soup says it's 100 calories a serving. that's right. in what world do potatoes, bacon and cheese add up to 100 calories? your world. my world. ♪ [ whispers ] real bacon...creamy cheese... [ whispers ] 100 calories... say it again... [ whispers ] 100 calories... ma'am, hello? ma'am? [ female announcer ] find progresso light for a great price today at your local safeway store.
7:29 am
good morning again. looking live at moffett field. we are starting off nice and mild. going to be warm later today. thanks so much for joining us. i'm kris sanchez along with meteorologist rob mayeda to whom we should wish a belated happy birthday. his birthday was on friday. >> we had ice cream cake. >> and the dietitian here. >> moderation. >> ice cream cake may be a good thing to have in the valleys. temperatures will warm up. chilly outside. talk about dressing in layers, you're in a jacket in santa rosa
7:30 am
and shorts by later this afternoon. hour by hour today, lunchtime, you're seeing numbers into the 80s. i think some upper 90s today. sunol, pleasanton, livermore. warmer tomorrow. we're finishing off september but it's supposed to be fall but inland temperatures do not look like fall. >> big changes in the seven-day forecast. a look at that coming up. >> you look great for 29 by the way. >> thank you. a developing story in san jose. right now police are searching for a suspect. san jose police responded to reports of a fight only to find a man unconscious on monterey highway near bernal around 1:00 this morning. the man was rushed to the hospital but it was too late and he was pronounced dead. it's unclear how that man died and police are searching for suspects. police are searching for the weapon used to stab a san leandro man in the chest in his own home overnight.
7:31 am
the weapon is sharp, perhaps an ice pick. the 57-year-old man was stabbed in his apartment on fargo avenue near washington avenue around 1:00 this morning. the victim told police his attacker's name. then a short time later, police spotted 59-year-old michael hillburn driving his suburban in oakland. police say he tried to flee but was eventually arrested at foothill boulevard and stanley avenue after a short chase. the stabbing victim is expected to survive. today federal investigators are looking into a suspicious fire in which the mayor of vallejo may have been specifically targeted. agents from the atf and the fbi will sift through the burned out rubble of the law offices for mayor davis. the small building went up in flames early yesterday morning and investigators believe the fire was set on purpose. they say vandals previously
7:32 am
targeted the offices in the last couple months. >> the fact that it involves the mayor of vallejo, the fact that he's a high profile figure in the city, it could be classified as a form of domestic terrorism. >> investigators say they will go over video surveillance from a courthouse across the street to help figure out who might have set that fire. a mother accused of ditching her daughter during a shoplifting attempt is about to be brought back to the bay area. officers will bring 38-year-old marcy keelin to the bay area tomorrow from nevada. officers arrested her at a motel late friday. keelin is accused of using her 10-year-old daughter as an accomplice during a shoplifting attempt at a morgan hill safeway. she drove off leaving her daughter to answer to police. the girl is now in custody of her grandmother. a convicted serial killer is speaking out about seeing a mass
7:33 am
grave site for the first time in a decade. he led fbi agents to the grave site in the city of linden earlier this year. he and an accomplice were convicted of going on a drug fuelled killing spree in the 1980s and 1990s in a jail cell interview from death row, he says at times i feel like it's not worth it referring to telling the fbi where bodies are. in my heart, i know it's right. he told a bounty hunter about the grave sites earlier this year in exchange for money. richmond police are looking into two fights that allegedly involved a city councilman. the 68 year old was arrested thursday after getting into a scuffle with an activist. he claims the councilman hit him as he was walking away from an argument. the 72-year-old moore claims he was assaulted. the fight happened in front of a police officer who cited both men. last week the councilman was accused of another assault.
7:34 am
investigators are not releasing details in that incident. he has a reputation for aggressive politics. he is not running for re-election this year. downtown san francisco is getting ready for a major conference that is expected to cause some major traffic delays. oracle world will be going on today through wednesday and nearly 50,000 people are expected to attend the conference. parts of howard and taylor streets are scheduled to be closed. several muni lines are being rerouted. in other words, plan for traffic delays south of market near the center. caltrans plans to shut down the san mateo bridge for two weekends next month. they will repair a cracked support beam under the roadway discovered back in 2010. the bridge is set to be closed from 10:00 in the evening to 5:00 in the morning october 19th through the 22nd and then again between the same hours from october 26th through the 29th.
7:35 am
the dumbarton bridge is the best alternative for drivers looking to get around the bay. construction crews say the 405 freeway will reopen in time for the monday morning commute despite an unplanned work stop. yesterday afternoon a chunk of the bridge fell along the freeway. no one was hurt but did stop the work for a while. the bridge is going to be destroyed to widen the 405 which is one of the busiest freeways in the country. much more ahead on "today in the bay." coming up, more money for your time on the job. we'll tell you about the bay area counties that are paying top dollar for your work.
7:36 am
7:37 am
good morning to you. looking live from our oakland camera on the ground kofrom our
7:38 am
photographer. the average weekly wage in santa clara county is more than $1,900 putting it number two on the list. san francisco fifth with a weekly wage of $1,700. san mateo county is number seven with an average around $1,600 a week. new york city is number one with a weekly wage of about $2,400. all of these places expensive to live in as well. cnbc's tyler mathisen has a look at the upcoming week in the world of business including the latest jobs numbers. >> the first monday in october brings the justices of the supreme court back to the bench to decide new cases and brings a new week, new month and new quarter on wall street. october follows four straight months of gains in the stock market. a busy week ahead. first presidential debate is really one of the week's highlights on wednesday. university of denver is the
7:39 am
locale focusing on domestic issues like the struggling u.s. economy and the nation's sky high jobless rate. friday brings the labor department's employment report for september. in august, there were fewer new jobs than analysts expected and more americans stopped even looking for work. we also get data on auto sales for september which are still expected to be strong even though a lot of the 2013 models are in showrooms now. minutes from the federal reserve's latest policy meeting will be released and we'll see where ben bernanke and the rest of the bankers see the economy headed right now and kraft foods will split into two separately traded companies. i'm tyler mathisen. get your business news on cnbc. >> a reminder you can get
7:40 am
business and tech news before the bell weekdays on "today in the bay" starting at 4:30 in the morning. much more ahead on "today in the bay." race to the white house. candidates get some last-minute jabs before wednesday's big debate. >> good morning. i'm mike inouye. there's lots to do "today in the bay." let's start with the perfect mix of both sides of my life. being the traffic guy there and daddy guy at home. today at the motor sports park, take your teen to get real behind the wheel with the help of the alameda county sheriff's office. this safe driving event starts at 9:30 introducing young drivers to safe technique and to avoid distractive driving. it's open to those too young to get their permits. 14 and up can get behind the wheel here. sometimes those roads can seem
7:41 am
like a free-for-all. head to berkeley. the cal campus because today is fall free-for-all. a day of free music, dance and theater spread across the home of the golden bears. no reservations needed. it's free. that's so berkeley. the home of greats. berkeley both left and right brain. they seem to flourish on the campus. today, however, they will clash in san francisco. join with the squirt gun mafia at the park in today's giant squirt gun fight. calling all bay area armed with your own weapon and urging you to come in costume to support your team. fax versus feeling. science versus art. settle it. remember, it's just for fun.
7:42 am
it's also just "today in the bay." [ laughter ] [ girl ] wow. you guys have it easy.
7:43 am
i wish i had u-verse when i was your age. in my day, we didn't have these fancy wireless receivers. blah, blah, blah. if i had a sleepover, i couldn't just move the tv into the playroom. no, we had to watch movies in the den because that's where the tv outlet was. and if dad was snoring on the couch, we muscled through it. is she for real? your generation has it made. [ male announcer ] the wireless receiver. only from at&t u-verse. get a free wireless receiver with a qualifying u-verse plan. rethink possible.
7:44 am
good morning to you. looking live at foster city on the last sunday of september. how time flies. you turn on your computer and there it is, a notice saying your computer has been frozen and unless you pay up, you will be prosecuted. it's called a ransom wear and hackers are making a fortune from it. here is more on how it works and how to keep your computer from being hijacked. >> think of it as modern day ransom note with your computer as hostage. you don't get them back unless you pay. it's one of the fastest growing computer crimes now hitting the u.s. it's not the grind they're used to at demo sport in san rafael.
7:45 am
owners worked hard to build the business 27 years ago. >> this doesn't look good. this doesn't look good. >> now he's rebuilding it. >> a screen flashed up with a warning that says you have no access to your server. >> steve says a hacker took over his computer freezing two programs he uses to track sales and special orders. >> we have hijacked files, changed your file extensions, we've changed your password. no possibility of accessing the data. >> the crooks were kind enough to offer him two options. spend years trying to decode their hack or regain control for a price. >> you can pay us this ransom starting with $3,000 immediately and $1,000 for every week seven days that you fail to comply. >> we're seeing a dramatic increase. >> is it profitable? >> it's very profitable.
7:46 am
the folks can make as much as $50,000 a day by hitting a couple countries. >> gary davis says the scheme is successful because often the ransom note looks like an official notice from the fbi accusing you of a crime. >> they try to say you have inappropriate content. you have stolen content. that scares people even if they've never done it which in most cases they haven't feel the fbi said we found child pornography on your screen so we locked it. >> that's why they pay up? >> that's why they pay. >> davis says never pay a ransom even if you do regain access to your computer, the hackers have probably dropped other viruses on your system. they have goen rown so quickly fbi just posted a warning on its internet crime website. >> i have been up late just trying to solve the problem.
7:47 am
>> with more than 4,000 products in his store, steve is now moving his shop information to cloud computing to prevent another attack. he says no customer or financial data was breached but the ransomwear hack cost him time and money. >> sales are down significantly by the day. >> how do you avoid ransomwear? start with a program like site adviser. a free download that takes a few seconds and once you have the program, any time you visit a website it will tell you if it is safe with a green check mark or if it's a risky site where you might pick up ransomwear or other bad software and don't forget the golden rule. back up files early and often. >> if you have a tip for our investigative unit, give us a call. 888-996-tips or send an e-mail
7:48 am
to theunit@nbcbayarea.com. vice presidential candidates are taking the spotlight as presidential candidates prepare for their first debate. workers at the university of denver are already setting up for wednesday night's debate which is supposed to focus on domestic policy. nbc bay area's brian mooar has a look at what candidates had to say today. >> mitt romney is hammering the president on foreign policy. >> when president obama was asked about the recent disruption and chaos and violence in the middle east, he said that these were merely bumps in the road. >> reporter: bumps in the road describe what the romney campaign has been unable to avoid in recent weeks. costly distractions and discouraging poll numbers are upstaging the republican message. >> look at what president obama did on the budget. nothing. except borrow and spend. >> when they talk about the culture dependency, about
7:49 am
american decline, i can honestly say to you i don't recognize the country they're talking about. >> reporter: vice president biden was fighting for floavote florida, the president was calling on voters to help homeowners. >> we're moving in the right direction. we're not there yet. >> reporter: a point up for debate as presidential candidates get ready for their first showdown on wednesday. brian mooar, nbc news, washington. >> this weekend an historic visit from a world renowned peace activist. he gave a speech in front of thousands of people yesterday at the university of san francisco. she won the nobel peace prize back in 1991 and is best known for spending 15 years under house arrest for opposing military rule. she was released two years ago. she currently heads the main opposition group in parliament and is pushing for a transition to democracy in berma. protests are planned this
7:50 am
week against a new leader of the catholic church in san francisco. 56-year-old bishop is a renowned conservative leader who led the fight against same-sex marriage in california. he will officially become the leader of the archdiocese in san francisco on thursday. gay rights groups will protest outside of the ceremony. experts say the vatican is sending a message by placing him in san francisco, the heart of the gay rights movement. overseas in italy, a trial continues this week but during open testimony yesterday pope benedict xvi's former butler confessed to charges against him. he admitted stealing and leaking private documents from the pope's apartment. he says he wanted to expose the alleged corruption surrounding the catholic church. despite the intense media attention, he did not show much attention. >> he was occasionally a little
7:51 am
bit nervous but for the most part he was smiling. he looked rather calm. he obviously had inside tension. he looked pale. he had bags under his eyes. >> prosecutors are now looking to see if he had any outside help. if sentenced, he could get up to four years in prison or even receive a pardon from the pope himself. much more ahead on "today in the bay." coming up, infidelity, scandal and intrigue. a revealing excerpt from arnold schwarzenegger's new memoir. you see not much wind this morning. that's part of the story as temperatures start to climb in the valleys today. we'll talk about that when we come right bam. [ taste buds ] donuts, donuts, donuts!
7:52 am
who are these guys? oh, that's just my buds. bacon, donuts. -my taste buds. -[ taste buds ] waffles. how about we try this new kind of fiber one cereal? you think you're going to slip some fiber by us? rookie. okay. ♪ nutty clusters and almonds, ♪ ♪ almonds. ♪ fiber one is gonna make you smile. ♪ [ male announcer ] introducing new fiber one nutty clusters and almonds. with 43% daily value of fiber for you. crunchy nutty clusters and real almond slices for your taste buds.
7:53 am
. good morning to you. looking live at a picture from
7:54 am
san francisco. we can see ta nice, mild day today. it will feel like fall in a couple of days. expect plenty of runners and street closures in san francisco today. the bridge to bridge run will begin at 9:00 this morning at the ferry building. the race route goes up the embarcadero to ft. mason and to crissy field. for a full list of street closures if case you want to cheer people on or you want to avoid it, go to bridge to bridge.com. rob mayeda is here with a look at our forecast that's probably going to be very nice for a run if you get it in early. >> even around san francisco we're going to see temperatures warming up quite a bit. 70s and 80s around the peninsula today and for places that don't have air conditioning, that's going to feel toasty even near the bay. it's cold around santa rosa down to 44 degrees. one of those afternoons where by
7:55 am
later on today you'll add almost 44 degrees to your temperatures in the north bay under the clear skies and the sea breeze is really starting to back off now. look at that into fairfield and livermore. not much happening. we're getting the marine layer getting squished down and temperatures climbing about 5 to 10 degrees warmer than yesterday. still areas of low clouds and thick fog along the coastline. inland spots warming up quickly today. tomorrow should be the hottest day out by the tri-valley and then midweek cooling and then big-time cooling as we approach next weekend. air quality not so good today because of the winds back off and high pressure builds in and acts like a lid on top of the bay area. traps air pollution. we see that in the north bay, east bay and south bay valleys today. spare the air day today and for tomorrow as well. there is lack of weather systems here. high pressure acting like a shield keeping the storm track to the north and under the ridge
7:56 am
we'll see 90s for east bay valleys and around the south bay and as that marine layer continues to get squished down even more tomorrow, should see more 90s and probably close to 100 degrees especially out by livermore, sunol and pleasanton for monday. near 90 in san jose. 80s closer to the water of the inner bay. mid 90s south down toward morgan hill. mid to upper 90s around pleasanton and livermore and numbers even toward oakland should see some 80s today. 70s and 80s around the peninsula and the coast. skies clear. north winds starting to break up the low clouds for the afternoon. 80s and 90s there in the north bay. the tale of two weeks in the weather. hot temperatures inland through tuesday. things start to make a turn for the cooler on wednesday and thursday. then look at friday and saturday. now this is making me think we're actually in fall. you get roller coaster weeks of weather with hot temperatures crashing down into the 70s by next weekend and some models try to toss some mountain showers too. we'll be watching that this time
7:57 am
next weekend. >> all right. thanks, rob. tomorrow arnold schwarzenegger's memoir hits store shelves and he opens about everything from politics to his personal life. schwarzenegg want to thank you so much for making us a part of your morning and being part of ours. "meet the press" is coming up nextollowed by the ryder cup and then football night in america. we have local news for you at 8:30 tonight and 11:00 tonight and regular referees are back. we'll see you next weekend. have a great day. good morning! wow.
7:58 am
7:59 am
want to start the day with something heart healthy and delicious? you're a talking bee... honey nut cheerios has whole grain oats that can help lower cholesterol. and it tastes good? sure does! right... ♪ wow. delicious, right? yeah. it's the honey, it makes it taste so... ♪ well, would you look at the time... what's the rush? be happy. be healthy.

10 Views

info Stream Only

Uploaded by TV Archive on